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There is the possibility of a doom loop between small US banks and commercial real estate.
The Central Bank of Turkey kept its policy rate flat at the May meeting and concluded that the current rate is adequate to support the recovery from February's earthquakes. It did not offer any signals about a policy change ahead.
Grand coalitions between rivals are one symptom of the radically changed political landscape of the last decade.
Retail sector set to enter a protracted recession, driven by inflation eating into Poles’ real incomes and the exorbitant cost of mortgage repayments due to high interest rates.
Most Hungarian analysts believe that GDP will grow 0.5-1% this year, which is below the government’s 1.5% target.
Inflation remains a drag on growth in Emerging Europe, along with sluggish growth in advanced economies and stricter financing conditions in Central Europe and the Baltic states.
In April Russia’s inflation rate fell below 3%, less than the Central Bank of Russia’s target rate of 4%, but it is not expected to stay there. A range of inflationary drivers are lined up to push the rate up again.
Gold prices have risen to break through the psychologically important $2,000 per troy ounce mark as Emerging Markets (EMs) buy up record amounts of the yellow metal to try to insulate themselves against the unfolding polycrisis.
Like the original "iron lady" Margaret Thatcher, Kallas has won a reputation for her tough stance against Russia, whilst also seeing her popularity rise during a war.
Retails sales plunge 13.1% when adjusted for calendar year effects, the fourth straight month of decline.
The rapid deterioration in domestic demand is bad news for both the retail sector and industry, as they continue to struggle. With the latest set of data showing continued weakness, we expect the economy to remain in a technical recession.
I have been writing that we are facing a period of high inflation since long before it was fashionable. Now I believe that, on the balance of probability, we face an entire decade of high inflation.
EU member states have suspended €6.3bn of EU budget funds and held back €5.8bn of RRF funds due to concerns over the rule of law, corruption and lack of judicial independence.
However, analysts predict stagnation for rest of year, with a strong recovery coming only in 2024.
In our latest update, we reassess our Hungarian economic and market forecasts as we downgrade the full-year growth outlook, as economic activity has been disappointing lately.
The Central, Eastern and Southeast Europe economies have largely digested the economic shock caused by the war in Ukraine and are heading for modest growth this year, says wiiw.
ING presents its latest views on the Czech economic performance and outlook. Headline inflation seems to be on a descending path but continues to weigh on consumer spending. The economy will grow, but only slowly.
World Bank says reforms are needed to prepare the region for future shocks as growth is set to moderate this year.
Retail sales fell 7.3% year-on-year at constant prices in March, after a decline of 5% y/y the preceding month.